Dr. Joo Youn Park

Dr. Joo Youn Park

Title:

  • Jooyoun Park

Contacts:

jp1322@msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-1085
R1105D

Overview

Summary:

Dr. Park received the M.S. and D.V.M. degrees from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, and the Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from Washington State University. She was a post-doctoral trainee at the University of Idaho. She served as a Research Associate at the College of Veterinary Medicine at MSU beginning un 2011, and became a faculty member (Assistant Research Professor) in the Department of Basic Sciences at MSU-CVM in 2018.

Dr. Park’s expertise and research interest is mechanisms of pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus and developing vaccines to prevent infections caused by this bacterium. She is author of a publication that is ranked in the top 100 in Microbiology for 2017 (https://www.nature.com/collections/xnrkllythc). A paper on which she is co-author was selected by the Editors of the Journal of Bacteriologyas an “Article of Significance” (https://jb.asm.org/content/199/8/e00098-17).

Education:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Veterinary Medicine Science, Washington State University, 2009

Biography

Dr. Park received the M.S. and D.V.M. degrees from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, and the Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from Washington State University. She was a post-doctoral trainee at the University of Idaho. She served as a Research Associate at the College of Veterinary Medicine at MSU beginning un 2011, and became a faculty member (Assistant Research Professor) in the Department of Basic Sciences at MSU-CVM in 2018.

Dr. Park’s expertise and research interest is mechanisms of pathogenesis of Staphylococcus aureus and developing vaccines to prevent infections caused by this bacterium. She is author of a publication that is ranked in the top 100 in Microbiology for 2017 (https://www.nature.com/collections/xnrkllythc). A paper on which she is co-author was selected by the Editors of the Journal of Bacteriologyas an “Article of Significance” (https://jb.asm.org/content/199/8/e00098-17).

Publications

Conference Proceeding

  • The effects of carbohydrates on virulence expression in Staphylococcus aureus.  American Society for Microbiology Microbe. 2019
  • Development and characterization of in vivo osteomyelitis models.  Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. 2019
  • Bacteriophage efficacy against Staphylococcus aureus in vitro and establishment of an in vivo osteomyelitis model.  Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting. 2018
  • Antimicrobial-loaded poloxamer 407 hydrogel for the treatment of osteomyelitis.  Boehringer Ingelheim-NIH National Veterinary Scholars Program Annual Symposium. 2018
  • Mitigation of bone infection with bacteriophage therapy.  Mississippi Academy of Sciences Summer Student Science Symposium. 2018

Journal Article

  • CRISPR-Cas9 modified bacteriophage for treatment of Staphylococcus aureus induced osteomyelitis and soft tissue infection. PLoS ONE. Volume 14, Issue 11, Page e0220421. 2019
  • Effect of a DNA‑based immunostimulant on growth, performance, and expression of inflammatory and immune mediators in beef calves abruptly weaned and introduced to a concentrate diet. Journal of Animal Science. Volume 97, Issue 1, Pages 111-121. 2019
  • A novel animal model for locally advanced breast cancer.. Annals of surgical oncology. Volume 22, Issue 3, Pages 866-73. 2015
  • TFAP2C governs the luminal epithelial phenotype in mammary development and carcinogenesis.. Oncogene. Volume 34, Issue 4, Pages 436-44. 2015